Established in 2003 as an affiliated college of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, the institute has made rapid strides in the area of imparting quality higher education at the undergraduate level to emerge as one of the topmost colleges of the university. The college has been awarded the highest grade not only by the Joint Assessment Committee of the University and the Govt. of NCT of Delhi but also by the University Academic Audit Committee, successively for the last over 5 years. Besides, the State Fee Regulatory Committee of the Govt. of NCT of Delhi has also awarded the institute +A, the highest grade, for its quality systems. To cap it all, the institute has also been awarded A Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council, Bengaluru.
Apart from these governmental recognitions and accreditations, the institute has also fared exceedingly well in the estimation of non-governmental Third Party assessing agencies. The college has been adjudged as the topmost college for media education by the Centre for Education Growth and Research (CEGR), New Delhi, in 2015, 16th Top BBA College in India & 7th Top BBA College in North Region by Global Human Resource Development Centre (GHRDC), New Delhi, in 2020, 5th Best College in India for IT education by Global Human Resource Development Centre (GHRDC), New Delhi, in 2018, 26th Best College in BBA & 23rd Best College in BCA in the country in India Today Ranking 2020 and 25th Top BBA Institute in India by Times BBA Education Ranking Survey 2020.
As a part of its efforts to keep innovating and retaining its competitive edge over other educational institutions, the Institute has recently established Institution Innovation Council, under the auspices of the Innovation Cell of the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The institute has been awarded 4-Star Ranking for its Institution Innovation Council achievements.
Complementing this effort, the institute has also become a Participant Signatory to the Ten Principles of UN Global Compact (UNGC) and also a Participant in the UNGC’s UN Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. As a part of its community responsibility, the institute has been working with a number of governmental and non-governmental departments and agencies for the uplift of the community. For the popularization of Mathematics in the neighbourhood community, JIMS Community Radio has been producing and broadcasting Radio Mathematics programmes under the Radio Mathematics Project of the Dept. of Science & Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.
Recently, JIMS made history when it tied with Harward Business School Online to offer niche programmes in Management to JIMS students on exclusive basis.
Institute provides state-of-art computing facilities to its students through its well-equipped Labs. The Labs have clusters based on Windows XP, Windows 2000 and Windows NT Servers, configured with Software such as C, C++, Visual Studio 6.0, .Net, RHEL5.0, JDK 1.3 and Oracle 11i. We also have many types of software for Mass Communication and Fashion Designing such as Adobe CS4 Master Collection with Indesign and Photoshop, Quark Express, PageMaker, Flash, Corel Draw, Corel Painter. The Internet content security at JIMS is provided by latest Firewall Watch Guard which has policies implemented for various website and download filtering. The entire network of JIMS is further protected by Trend Micro Antivirus a full featured and well equipped program that is geared towards keeping network free of Viruses and spy wares. The department has fully functioning labs covering: - RDBMS Computer Organization Networking Multi-media Hardware Software Engineering LINUX - RHEL 5.0 .NET Oracle 11g Adobe Master Collection Quark Express MSDN iMac with FCP The Institute has over 180 Pentium (P-IV 1.9/2.4/3.0/Core 2 Duo/Dual Core Processor) PC desktop computers and Notepad for Faculty members, which are fully networked, Wi-Fi enabled campus and have the latest software as prescribed by GGSIPU. The computer labs are air-conditioned, with adequate UPS backup, and have a 24 hours 'Internet Lease Line' facility through a 2 Mbps Internet connection. Conference Hall
institute has a well-stocked library with 8466 books including 3035 titles. It subscribes to more than 75 journals/magazine (Indian & foreign) and 15 news papers. The library also has multiple copies of much sought after books and current and earlier issues of important journals/magazine. Recently it has started Book Bank and E-Journal services.
Services and Facilities
Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC): OPAC helps the user to retrieve the reading material by the author, title, subject, classified number & publisher. The OPAC also provides information about the status of the books available in the Library.
Encyclopedia Britannica: Encyclopedia Britannica is installed in separate user terminal for student's reference.
DELNET: DELNET has been established with the prime objective of promoting resource sharing among libraries through the development of a network of Libraries. DELNET at present has 1009 Libraries as its members of which 167 Libraries are in Delhi, 828 outside Delhi in 30 States and Union territories and 14 in oveseas countries. The JIMS Library is a member of DELNET. As such, the users at JIMS Library can access databases hosted by DELNET.
British Council Library Membership: The JIMS Library is a member of British Council Library. As such, the users of JIMS Library can also access database of British Council Library. Inter Campus Library Loan & Resource sharing facilities: The Library arranges to procure Books and Journals available at other Libraries of JIMS on Inter Campus Library Loan for a limited period.
Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI): SDI is displayed on Notice boards for user's reference on weekly basis which give subject wise content information of latest Magazines/ Journals available in the library.
Online Resources: The Library has also subscribed e-Journals related to Management, Mass Communication, Journalism, Information Technology etc. Users of JIMS library can access these e-Journals in the user's terminals in the Library.
Online Library: The Institute also started Online library facility for students and faculty. Registered members can search for a particular book and also can read or download ebooks, ejouirnals, audio/video lectures.
JIMS Campus Radio Community carry a variety of programs (relating to campus) including news, sports, discussion, event announcements as well as general music. Often the format is best described as a freeform radio format, with a lot of creativity and individualism among the disc jockeys and show hosts.
An Audio-Visual studio has been established for various purposes of shooting i.e.- Live, anchoring, Panel discussion, Interview, Group discussion, etc. Editing room is equipped with thelatest Non Linear editing system (E-Mac) . Students are learning NLE on Final cut pro pinnacle software .In studio latest 3CCD professional grade video camera is used for different shoots. Separate Audio studios have been developed for radio program production. Audio studio is fully equipped with digital audio workstation (DAW) and also supported by integrated DAW’s system. JIMS has been running a community radio station successfully
The college cafeteria plays an important role in promoting healthy foods and creating a college culture of healthy eating. It caters to the students taste-bud and is a great place to unwind in between the hectic lecture-lab schedules. The cafeteria provides good quality and hygienic food at reasonable prices. There are multi cuisine varieties of food and beverages available for the students.
All the classrooms are equipped with LCD projectors and computer systems. All classrooms are well furnished and fully air-conditioned.
The entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled with a high speed internet connection to allow the students and faculty to access the internet. The coverage of Wi-Fi is not only restricted to class rooms but also extends to all the areas including library, cafeteria etc. The campus is also very well connected with Bus routes and Metro Rail connectivity.